It’s a *Cruel Summer*

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Hot summer streets ~ And the pavements are burning I sit around ~ Trying to smile But the air is so heavy and…This heat has got right out of hand. From “Cruel Summer”  by Steve Jolley, Tony Swain and Bananarama Living Through Another Canicular Season Canicular– of or relating to the period between early July and early September when hot weather occurs in the northern hemisphere. The Latin word canicula, meaning “small dog,” is the diminutive […]

Labor Day Red, White & Blues

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Happy Labor Day

Take A Break… Our D.G. Meyer family would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a happy and safe Labor Day Weekend. We will be closed on Monday so that our employees can enjoy the holiday with their families, but we’ll be back on Tuesday morning ready to go. We know that everywhere you look lately (except out of our own front doors!), there are signs of a changing season. However, while the stores […]

Relax… Enjoy the Last Long Summer Weekend

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Happy Labor Day Weekend

Happy Labor Day! Seems like everywhere we look lately (except out our own front doors!) there are signs of the season changing. While the stores and media seem to encourage us otherwise, we live in Florida, and we Know that fall is not in the air here. So lets not rush things. There are still three weeks of summer left on the calendar and weeks (months?) left on our southern thermometers. Relax this weekend, enjoy […]

Summer Job Scene—FDOT Deland

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60 Ton Trane Changeourt FDOT Deland

Changeout… 60 Ton Trane Unit on Roof of FDOT Building On a Saturday  two weeks ago,  under a cloud strewn blue Florida Sky,  a huge crane was rolled into place at the Florida Department of Transportation building on Woodland Boulevard in DeLand.  It was there to replace an outdated roof-top unit with the massive 60 Ton Trane unit pictured below. It’s quite a sight to see something that large being hoisted on to the roof […]

Happy Independence Day

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Have a Happy and Safe July Fourth Holiday July, and some of the hottest weather of the summer season is nearly upon us. This weekend will also be the one leading up to July 4th (on a Tuesday this year). Many folks will be taking long holiday weekends. Whether you are going to the beach or a picnic this weekend, or any other of the myriad outdoor festivities leading up to next week’s giant fireworks […]